The links below will direct you to the pages where you can find information on current policing issues, such as use of force and accountability; resources and services that are available online and in-person; the latest news and daily crime bulletins; how you can get involved in the police department; and more.

About Us | Animal Control | Cold Cases | Community Outreach | Crime Statistics | Get Involved | In-person Services | Newsroom | Online Resources | Police Careers | Policies | Policing in 2023 | Traffic Safety | Victim & Witness Services | Youth Programs

Howard County Police Department Headquarters

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Always call 911 in an emergency; non-emergency police-fire-EMS, call 410-313-2200

General Information

For general information, call 410-313-3200 or email [email protected]

For general Community Outreach questions, call 410-313-2207 or email [email protected].

For the records section, email [email protected]

Submit a Tip

Anonymous Tips: 410-313-STOP or [email protected]

Drug Activity Tips: 410-290-DRUG or  [email protected]

Gang Activity Tips: [email protected]

Internal Affairs

To contact Internal Affairs, call 410-313-5800 or email [email protected]


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Command Staff

Gregory Der
Chief of Police
Justin Baker
Deputy Chief, Field Operations Command
Tom Ehart
Deputy Chief, Special Operations Command
Jim Marshall
Deputy Chief, Criminal Investigations Command
Cory Zirk
Deputy Chief, Administration Command

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